Established in 1962, Camco Paints, Inc. located in Decatur Georgia, manufactured architectural coatings primarily for distribution to federal, state and local government entities. In 1993 Camco Paints was purchased by Thomas Curtis, former CEO and owner. The company name was subsequently changed to Synta.

Synta is a prime paint manufacturer and contract packager serving global markets, wholesale and retail, for specialty architectural coatings, craft paints and industrial coatings. 

In 2009, introduced Deck & Concrete Restore, forever changed the deck coatings category by providing a long lasting solution for the DYI market. In September of 2012, Synta was proudly acquired by Rust-Oleum Corporation.